The first table below looks at the demand for Service Delivery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Delivery over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Bradford region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Services Delivery
Rank 13 23 22
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -1
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 9 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 6.57% 0.66% 3.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.47% 0.92% 5.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate £263 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £353 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.50 £15.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -13.04%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Bradford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
95 109 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 69.34% 72.19% 72.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 50 27
Average daily rate £350 £300 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £473 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 3
Average hourly rate £50.00 £12.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+300.00% -61.53%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £32.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.56% +20.75%
Service Delivery
West Yorkshire

Service Delivery
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Service Delivery across the Bradford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Service Delivery Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

Service Delivery
Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Service Delivery across the Bradford region.

Service Delivery Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

Service Delivery
Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Service Delivery across the Bradford region.

Service Delivery Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford region citing Service Delivery also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Service Delivery.

1 9 (75.00%) ITIL
2 5 (41.67%) Retail
3 4 (33.33%) Oracle
4 3 (25.00%) ETL
4 3 (25.00%) PL/SQL
4 3 (25.00%) SQL
4 3 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (25.00%) Migration
4 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (25.00%) Oracle BI EE
4 3 (25.00%) Data Migration
4 3 (25.00%) Oracle ODI
4 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database
5 2 (16.67%) Service Management
5 2 (16.67%) Project Management
6 1 (8.33%) Cisco
6 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
6 1 (8.33%) Middleware
6 1 (8.33%) Benchmarking
6 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
6 1 (8.33%) SOA
6 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
6 1 (8.33%) Windows
6 1 (8.33%) Linux
6 1 (8.33%) Siebel
6 1 (8.33%) Change Management
6 1 (8.33%) ITSM
6 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
6 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
6 1 (8.33%) Finance

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford region citing Service Delivery also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Service Delivery. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle BI EE
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle ODI
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 5 (41.67%) Retail
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Architect
2 3 (25.00%) Service Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Delivery Manager
3 2 (16.67%) ETL Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (8.33%) OBIEE Developer
4 1 (8.33%) OBIEE Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Service Operations Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Service Transition Manager
4 1 (8.33%) ETL Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Contracts Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Transition Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) IT Support
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Operations Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Middleware
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Fusion
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (25.00%) ETL
2 3 (25.00%) Migration
2 3 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 2 (16.67%) Project Management
3 2 (16.67%) Service Management
4 1 (8.33%) Change Management
4 1 (8.33%) ITSM
4 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
4 1 (8.33%) Benchmarking
4 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
4 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
4 1 (8.33%) SOA
4 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) Data Management
4 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) Siebel
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft